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Daily Quiz (17)

How is a mechanical rubbing machine used in coating work?

A new kind of artificial dirt was recently created and used in an accelerated performance study of what type of coatings?

True or False: Anodizing provides excellent corrosion resistance in coastal settings.

What organization recently issued a performance standard for coatings on concrete in waste treatment facilities?

True or false: The number of peaks in a steel surface profile created by abrasive blast cleaning has no effect on coating performance.

What organization produces the “Extreme Green” classification of coatings based on both performance and emission levels?

True or False? The ISO has developed and is implementing a performance standard for coatings on cargo oil tankers.

A pencil hardness test is sometimes recommended to evaluate what characteristic of a coating?

What organization created a recipe for synthetic dirt in order to create an accelerated test for determining the longevity of reflectivity in roof coatings?

A Barcol Impressor measures what characteristic of a coating?

An Atlas Test Cell is normally used to test the performance of what kind of coating material?

What organization has a Wall Coating Validation Program “to provide specifiers and end users of wall coating products an unbiased method to judge whether wall coating products will perform at the levels of the manufacturer’s published data sheet for that particular product?”

Coatings for faying surfaces require what special performance property?

An Atlas Test Cell is normally used to test the performance of what kind of coating material?

What is the most important factor to consider in ensuring the success of a coating on an offshore platform?

True or false: A research study by Roper, Weaver and Brandon indicated that the number of peaks in a steel surface profile created by abrasive blast cleaning affects coating performance.

Baked enamel coating systems based on acrylics or polyesters are most likely to fall short of fluoropolymer systems in what performance property?


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